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    Cartridge ID Resources

    Just some stuff I've tripped over in my quest to catalogue cartridges I thought might be useful for others (If there's any interest, I'll add info as I find it).

    SAAMI and C.I.P. chamber specs: https://www.tmtpages.com/draw/Ultima...s100.htm#SAAMI

    Table of handgun and rifle cartridges: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Table_...fle_cartridges
    Complete List of all Calibers of Ammo Ever Made: https://www.ammoandguncollector.com/p/rimfire.html

    Cartridge Identification & Resources: Heads

    AFTE Headstamp Guide: https://afte.org/resources/headstamp-guide
    IAA Headstamp Codes: Headstamp Codes - International Ammunition Association



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    Last edited by ocium; 16-10-2019 at 05:07 PM.
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    Books are good - but cartridge reference books are expensive.

    Get yourself a copy of "Cartridges of the World" as a start , and build from there
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    Love the pictures you posted - would make great glossy posters!

    New 16th edition of COTW is out now as well - seems to be some variation in price so you might be able to find someone selling with a promo deal.

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    Be aware that COTW is not the collectors Bible. It is an entry-level , general information book with many errors from previous editions , that the editors cant be arsed correcting .

    But as a general , go-to book for easy referance its a fine starting point.
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